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A call for Research Collaborators/ Partners

Job Description: Research collaborator intern/volunteer

Reporting to: Research Fellow/Scholar

Position Summary

Reporting to the Research Fellow/Scholar, the research collaborator intern/volunteer/partner will be responsible for identifying study participants, interviewing study participants, electronic entry of data collected to the sever, and assisting with additional research activities. Locations: The research Partner/collaborator intern should come from the following districts; Chitipa, Ntcheu and Balaka. 

Academic Qualification

  • A bachelor’s degree/Diploma preferably in Public Health, Nursing, Food Security and Nutrition, Environmental Sciences, pharmacy and any other health related field. 

Preferred Skills, Assets, Knowledge and Experience required

  • At least 2 years’ experience in research field.
  • Demonstrated experience in data management.
  • Not more than 25 years of age.
  • Knowledge on the use of tablets (Open data Kit).
  • Must have a tablet/a good smartphone.
  • Better understanding of Tobacco related health issues in Malawi.
  • Team player, honest and open.
  • Those with at least one article publication to their name are highly preferred.
Closing date 17/08/2019

Interested persons should forward their Curriculum Vitae (Tabular CV Format with a Bio Photo) and letter of interest and district, with a Subject line “Research Collaborator +District” to vitavmithi@gmail.com and wilfredjekete@gmail.com.

You can download a PDF of the call for Research collaboration here.